Ms Thandi Vivian Tobias

National Assembly

Thandi Vivian Tobias

About Thandi Vivian Tobias

Deputy Minister Tobias-Pokolo obtained an Advanced Diploma in Economic Policy from the University of the Western Cape, and an Economics and Public Finance Certificate at the University of South Africa and Leadership Communication Certificate at Rhodes University. During her stay in Parliament, she has served as Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Public Works and Defence; member of the Joint Monitoring Committee on Improvement of Quality of Life and Status of Children, Youth and Disabled Persons; and also the Standing Committee on Public Accounts. Source: (info.gov.za)

2018 committee attendance as mp

84% attendance rate

Attended 54 meetings out of 64

2017 committee attendance as mp

75% attendance rate

Attended 52 meetings out of 69

2016 committee attendance as mp

87% attendance rate

Attended 54 meetings out of 62

2015 committee attendance as mp

80% attendance rate

Attended 45 meetings out of 56

  • Attendance records reflect Committee not Plenary Attendance
  • Minister/Deputy Minister attendance is not compulsory.
  • MP attendance is compulsory unless an apology is given
  • MPs are recorded as absent whether they have, or have not submitted apologies.
  • This is not the official committee attendance record of Parliament.
  • Plenary Attendance is not made public by Parliament although it has been requested.

DISCLAIMER: This information has been obtained via the Parliamentary Monitoring Group. PMG makes every effort to compile reliable and comprehensive information, but does not claim that the data is 100% accurate and complete.

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Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2017 [Source]

PENSIONS

Public/Private Source
Private Sanlam
Political Office Bearers Pension Fund Public

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Bloemfontein, Free State 9 Roomed Dwelling House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2016 [Source]

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Bloemfontein Normal House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2014 [Source]

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
Unknown Photo DTI

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Bloemfontein Normal House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2013 [Source]

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
+-R5 000 Kitchen cabinet for gas cooker Mileston Kitchens
Unknown Breville stir fryer [b-day gift] Mr K Lekhu
Unknown Small bowls [b-day gift]
Unknown Towel [b-day gift]
Unknown Watches x 2 [b-day gift] Mr J Mfubi

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Bloemfontein Normal Private House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2012 [Source]

SHARES AND OTHER FINANCIAL INTERESTS

Nature Name of Company No Nominal Value
Investment Old Mutual 1 R6 506.00

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
Unknown Book Old Mutual
Unknown Flowers Rob Davies

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Bloemfontein Normal House

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2011 [Source]

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
Unknown Handbag M Manana, MP
Unknown Map Sugar Industry
Unknown Clutch bag Dti - Egypt
Unknown Document bag Dti Agency

Parliament Register of Members' Interests 2010 [Source]

GIFTS AND HOSPITALITY

Value Description Source
+-R2000 Picture Shanduka Black Umbrella
Unknown Match ticket Coco Cola

LAND AND PROPERTY

Location Extent Description
Bloemfontein Normal House

Committee appearances

  • Carbon Tax Bill 4 Dec 2018

    Ms T Tobias (ANC) suggested that scope 1 (direct emissions) and 2 (indirect emissions) incentives be clearly defined and it should be ensured they are linked to sector-based allowances. She asked why the agricultural sector was not looked into. All sectors would need to be regulated in as far as ...
  • Committee Report on Financial Sector Transformation Report: Treasury response 21 Nov 2018

    Ms T Tobias (ANC) said the Banks Bill could not be finalised at this stage as the requisite parliamentary procedures preceding finalisation had not yet been done. In any case, as per the Committee programme, the Bill was not meant to be finalised this week. There should be valid reasons ...
  • Financial Matters Amendment Bill: briefing; Committee Report on Fiscal Framework 20 Nov 2018

    Ms T Tobias (ANC) pointed out the difference between general and consequential amendments. Treasury proposals were consequential and thus Mr Shivambu would need to provide reasons why he believed the Committee should adopt his approach of wanting to bring additional proposals.
  • Rates and Monetary Amounts & Amendment of Revenue Laws Bill, Taxation Laws Amendment Bill; Tax Administration Laws Amendment Bill; Public Investment Corporation Bill; Banks Amendment Bill 14 Nov 2018

    Ms T Tobias (ANC) said compliance issues were not necessarily the impediment to entry for new players within the banking sector; licensing fees were. Exorbitant licensing fees were identified as one major constraint by numerous stakeholders. Transformation, as a matter of principle, should be facilitated expeditiously.
  • VBS Mutual Bank 7 Nov 2018

    Ms T Tobias (ANC) asked if it was possible to make available the names of the five individuals that the curator sought to sequestrate. Who were the 53 individuals and companies implicated in the collapse of VBS? The recovery of funds through liquidation and sequestration should be with the intention ...

All Committee Appearances

Questions

    No questions found

Plenary appearances

  • NO460E 4 Mar 2015

    Madam Speaker, to your right ...

  • NO460E 4 Mar 2015

    Madam Speaker, with due respect, do the Rules allow that two questions can be asked from members of the same party at the same time?

All Plenary Appearances